The Federation of Master Builders

The Federation of Master Builders

Build better with the UK's largest trade association in the construction industry, championing continuous improvement in building standards for over 79 years.

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Government must use Budget to invest in sustainable growth, says FMB

06 August 2020

Construction is bouncing back from historically sluggish activity levels during the coronavirus lockdown, but this relative optimism must......

Planning reforms will help build, build, build, says FMB

06 August 2020

We welcome the opportunity to speed up the planning process at but any shake-up must not compromise quality of the homes built......

Planning shake-up must not compromise quality, says FMB

03 August 2020

In response to reports this weekend of Government proposals to reform the planning system, Brian Berry, Chief Executive of the Federation......

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We are representing your views to ensure that plans for delivering economic recovery post-lockdown have local builders at their heart

Licence UK construction

The construction industry has come together to develop a blueprint for a licensing scheme.

Product Finder

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FMB Insurance

An extensive range of insurance for builders and warranties for homeowners.

Grand Designs Live

Presented by design guru Kevin McCloud, the event offers top expert advice, innovative products and eco-solutions for your home.

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